Flowers are an integral part of any special occasion. You don’t even need an occasion to have flowers in your house. A bunch of flowers can make your home look and feel fresh and happy.

You don’t need to be an expert to arrange flowers or decorate a place with flowers for an event. Here are some tips that can help you.

Place flowers in water

Flowers don’t last forever, but your goal will be to keep it alive for as long as you can. So, the first thing you should do after buying flowers is that you should put them in water.


Cut the stem

You should trim or cut the stems of the flowers. That way the flowers will stand in place. Cutting the stems also let water to get in easily, so your flowers will remain fresh. You should use a knife to cut the stems in angles.

Varieties of flowers

When arranging flowers, you should choose a variety of flowers. The focal flowers and fillers should be there. Focal flowers include roses, dahlias, sunflowers and others that will grab your attention immediately.

You should use fillers like Alchemilla and Astarita to fill in the gaps. Long flowers like Larkspur can act as line flowers to outline the shape. You can then add foliage to include contrast.

Choose the right flowers

Different flowers are meant for different occasions. So, if you are using flowers for a wedding, then you should include more roses, lilies and other flowers that represent love, peace, and happiness. For office events, roses may not be appropriate.

These tips can help you to arrange flowers properly and decorate any venue with flowers. You can make any space look beautiful using these tips.